Ferroelectric Crystals for Photonic Applications

Including Nanoscale Fabrication and Characterization Techniques

  • Pietro Ferraro
  • Simonetta Grilli
  • Paolo De Natale

Part of the Springer Series in Materials Science book series (SSMATERIALS, volume 91)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Fabrication

  3. Characterization

  4. Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 257-257
    2. M. Bellini, P. Cancio, G. Gagliardi, G. Giusfredi, P. Maddaloni, D. Mazzotti et al.
      Pages 285-306
    3. M. P. Bernal, M. Roussey, F. Baida, S. Benchabane, A. Khelif, V. Laude
      Pages 307-336
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 421-424

About this book


This book deals with the latest achievements in the field of ferroelectric domain engineering and characterization at micron- and nano-scale dimensions and periods. The book collects the results obtained in the last years by world scientific leaders in the field, thus providing a valid and unique overview of the state-of-the-art and also a view to future applications of those engineered materials in the field of photonics.


Ferroelectric crystals Ferroelectric domain manipulation Microscopy Nanoscale technology Photonic devices ferroelectrics optics photonics

Editors and affiliations

  • Pietro Ferraro
    • 1
  • Simonetta Grilli
    • 1
  • Paolo De Natale
    • 1
  1. 1.CNR, Istituto Nazionale di Ottica ApplicataPozzualiItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-77963-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-77965-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0933-033X
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-2812
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